Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 5 selected colleges are private. By school level, all 5 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
Augustana UniversitySioux Falls, SDPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
Sioux Falls SeminarySioux Falls, SDPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeMaster, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Presentation CollegeAberdeen, SDPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master
University of Sioux FallsSioux Falls, SDPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master
Institute of Lutheran TheologyBrookings, SDPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Master, Doctorate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $26,590 for State residents and $18,280 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 76.25% and graduation rate is 59.00%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
Key Facts Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
Augustana University $35,914 72% 72% 12:12,019
Sioux Falls Seminary $3,600 62% - 1:1508
Presentation College $22,006 94% 47% 11:1625
University of Sioux Falls $19,900 77% 58% 17:11,628
Institute of Lutheran Theology $9,978 - - --
Average$26,590 / $18,28076.25%59.00%10.25:11,195